The median contractor rate for a Wintel Administrator was £290 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Wintel Administrator
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 408 424 409
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Administrator 4 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.020% 0.018% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.019% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 11
Median daily rate £290 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.13% +5.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £200 £300
% change year-on-year +70.62% -33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19396 20655 22146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.29% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13838 14981 15430
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 228 376
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.94 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -4.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Wintel Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Wintel Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Wintel Administrator in London

Wintel Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wintel Administrator in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wintel Administrator in London

Wintel Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Administrator in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wintel Administrator in London

Wintel Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Wintel Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Wintel Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (50.00%) SCOM
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (50.00%) SLA
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Veeam
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

Wintel Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds